WOODBRIDGE , CT : Frank Kenneth Endres, age 85 of Woodbridge , formerly of Beacon Falls , the beloved husband of Gertrude Kathleen “Kay” (Kelly) Endres entered into peaceful rest February 18, 2010 at his home with his devoted family by his side. Mr. Endres was born March 30, 1924 in Kew Gardens , Queens , NY , son of the late Theodore and Anna (Smithlyn) Endres. He was a WW II U.S. Navy veteran. Frank worked in International sales, and retired from the IBM Company after forty five years there. Mr. Endres resided in Woodbridge having recently moved from Beacon Falls where he resided for ten years. He was a longtime resident of Gaithersburg , MD , and also resided in Northport , NY and Poughkeepsie , NY . He was a communicant of Our Lady of the Assumption Church ; he enjoyed cooking, gardening, fishing, model trains, and appreciated a good pizza.
In addition to his wife Mr. Endres leaves his loving family including 2 sons, Dr. Kenneth Endres and his wife Laurie of Avon, and Paul Endres of Beacon Falls, 3 daughters, Janice Perrault and her husband Lloyd of Sykesville, MD, Patricia Runion and her fiancé Gary Smith of New Market, MD, and Suzanne Cullen and her husband Mark of Bethany, 9 grandchildren, Joshua in VA, Kelly and Stephanie in MD, Michael, Ryan and Kyle of Avon, and Colleen, Tracey and Melanie of Bethany, also 2 great grandsons, Hunter and Hayden in VA. He was predeceased by 2 brothers, Theodore and Albert.
Calling hours are Thursday Feb 25, from 6-8pm. In the Ralph E. Hull Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 161 West Church Street , Seymour. Funeral services are private. Interment with full Military Honors will be in the Connecticut Veteran’s Cemetery, Middletown. Memorial gifts may be sent to the North Shore Animal League, 25 Davis Avenue , Port Washington , NY 11050 . For directions and to express condolences online please only go to www.hullfh.com